BERLIN- With the fall high school sports seasons in the books, the accolades keep rolling in for the Decatur student-athletes and their coaches with several named over the last week to All Bayside Conference teams.
For the Stephen Decatur varsity golf team, which went undefeated and captured the Bayside Conference and District 8 championships, Danny Parker, Matt Kristick and Brooks Holloway were named First-Team All-Conference. Delaney Iacona and Matt Kinsey were named to the All-Conference-Second Team. Decatur varsity golf coach Jim Krall was named Coach of the Year in the Bayside Conference.
For the Decatur varsity field hockey team, Sara Mitrecic was named to the All-Conference-Second Team, while Reagan Dunham, Hannah FauntLeroy and Sophia Clemente earned Honorable Mention. For the Decatur varsity Cross Country team, Jenna Reimer, Alison Alvarado and Parker Harrington were named First-Team All Bayside Conference and First-Team All 3A South, while Rachel Savage was named All-Conference-First Team.
The girls’ varsity soccer team collected several post-season honors. Named First-Team All-Bayside Conference were Lexi Gausepohl, Jillian Petito, Ally Beck, and Jenna Leitgeb. Named Second-Team All-Conference were Erin Smith, Payton VanKirk and Lexi VanKirk. Earning All-Conference Honorable Mentions were Rachel Bourne, Mallory Vara, Peyton Townsend and Bridgitte Ardis. First-year coach Maggie Berke earned Coach of the Year honors in the Bayside Conference.
BERLIN- The Mid-Atlantic Red Sox under-14 traveling baseball team will be the beneficiary of a fundraising FootGolf tournament at the Man O’ War course at Glen Riddle on Saturday. FootGolf is one of the latest crazes on the local sports front. Individual players or teams of players tee off by kicking a soccer ball from a tee at a golf … Continue reading
OCEAN CITY- Bragging rights and a handsome trophy will be on the line this weekend in the NFL Football 5K Challenge pitting teams of runners representing the Baltimore Ravens against teams of runners representing the Pittsburgh Steelers along with several other popular teams. For the first two years, the event was called the Ravens-Steelers 5K Challenge and pitted teams of … Continue reading
Last week’s Atlantic Physical Therapy “Tough Guy of the Week” award went to Decatur’s Brandon Wooten for his outstanding play against Parkside. Pictured above is Wooten (center) flanked by Coach Bob Knox (left) and APT CEO Bob Hammond (right). Submitted photo
OCEAN CITY- The inaugural Storm Warriors 5K run and walk last weekend was a huge success with 84 participants competing in the event for the benefit of the Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum. Proceeds from the first-ever Storm Warriors 5K are going to the Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum at the foot of the Boardwalk for a variety of purposes … Continue reading
OCEAN CITY- The Ocean City Recreation and Parks Department Fall Flag Football League playoffs got underway this week with four teams advancing to the winner’s bracket. The Bull Assassins routed Refresh Media, 46-0, in the opener on Monday. Steve Monroe ran for a three-yard touchdown and also threw a 60-yard TD pass to Tyler Boyle. Boyle also had returned two … Continue reading
BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s varsity football team closed out its 2014 campaign on a high note, routing county rival Snow Hill, 41-8, last week in the traditional season finale. Decatur had a tough season, collecting only two wins against eight defeats, but the Seahawks took some solace in an impressive win over Snow Hill in their final game last Friday. Decatur … Continue reading
BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s girls’ varsity soccer team dominated the Bayside South Conference post-season soccer awards when they were announced this week with five of 11 players named to the conference First-Team and a Coach of the Year Award for Maggie Berke. The Bayside South announced its All-Conference First-Team this week and Decatur placed five players out of 11 on the … Continue reading
BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s cross country runners acquitted themselves well at the state championship meet last week including a 34th-place finish for Jenna Reimer. The Decatur girls finished 17th overall among the teams from all over the state competing in the championship meet. Reimer led Decatur with a 34th place finish out of the 160 runners competing. Alison Alvarado was 112th, … Continue reading
BERLIN- Stephen Decatur standout student-athlete Jillian Petito this week was named a state winner for Maryland in the Wendy’s High School Heisman Program. Petito, a three-sport standout at Decatur who plays soccer, basketball and lacrosse, was named this week as the female representative for Maryland and one of two winners from the state for the prestigious honor. Patrick Cha of … Continue reading